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broadcast sen they are is abc7 news. >> now at 11:00, california votes and hillary clinton claims history as the first female presumptive nominee of a major political party. >> we believe cooperation is better than conflict. unity is better than division. bridges are better than walls. >> all as donald trump shift his tone. >> i understand the responsibility of carrying the medal and i will never, ever let you down jie. and bernie sanders vows to fight off. >> our vision will be the future of america. >> good evening. thank you for joining us tonight. i'm ama daetz. >> i'm dan ashley. we have full election results
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running at the bottom of your screen during this half hour. >> right now bernie sanders is speaking to supporters in santa monica. he just said he is taking his fight all the way to washington, d.c. this is the last primary. let's take you to bernie live. >> he has been speaking with reporters and he mostly repeated his stump speech talking about lifting up those on the bottom of the socioeconomic spectrum and refusing to give in as he is being urged to do by some. there is no quit in him tonight. >> and we want to take a look at the numbers for the democratic presidential primary as we have been following this all evening. >> let's show you what we can from california. with 33% of the precincts reporting 60% of the vote in for hillary clinton to bernie sanders' 39% of the vote. >> i and abc7 news reporter leslie brinkley brings us live team coverage. she is at -- i don't know if i can hear.
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>> i can tell you that these people are absolutely thrilled here at the news that bernie sanders is gonna fight on to washington, d.c.'s primary and on to the convention. they are defiant and thrilled at what they've heard tonight. >> let me thank all of you for being part of the political revolution. [applause]. and i want to thank the people of california for their incredible hospitality. >> bernie sanders went on to say he wanton million vets and captured the hearts of young voters here. california was thought to be perhaps the grand finale for the campaign. i can tell you the "new york times" is reporting that the sanders campaign is poised to layoff half of their staff on wednesday, but as a test meant
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to inspiring so many voters as one person put it, lighting so many fires, the white house confirms that sanders will be meeting with the president on thursday. these supporters are still feeling the "bern." >> we can make big changes to the democratic platform and that's what we can expect realistically from this campaign. >> i am with him all the way. i am with him all the way and beyond. >> supporters say the campaign is absolutely transformed them, and that is continues to transform the nation and the democratic party. reporting live in oakland, leslie brinkley, abc7 news. >> thanks so much. hillary clinton spoke in thork city and her supporters are gathering in san francisco tonight. >> that's right. katie is live at the clinton watch party tonight. looks
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like quite a night there. >> it has been. the watch party became a victory party when the california results started rolling in. no one more confident than hillary clinton who gave her victory speech before the polls even is cloughed here. he. >> i want to con congratulate senator sanders for the extraordinary campaign he has run. >> hillary clinton claiming victory over bernie sanders and the first female to win a major party nomination for president of the united states. >> i really wish my mother could be here tonight. >> they went to san francisco to celebrate the historic moment. >> i have a daughter and she has tears in her eyes that she was not old enough to vote for hillary clinton. >> eight years ago she made 18 million cracks in the glass ceiling, the ultimate glass ceiling. today she shattered it. >> it is about bringing people
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together and honoring diversity instead of dividing our country and keeping people out. jay a reference to -- >> a reference to donald trump, her ultimate rival. >> donald trump is temper mentally unfit to be president. >> now before the results started rolling in here in california some of the hillary supporters were nervous hedging their bets and telling me something like i hope she wins cfl cfl, but they have nothing to worry about. abc7 news. >> thank you, katie. before taking the stage in brooklyn, hillary clinton spoke with anchor david muir. jay here is aortion of the exclusive interview. >> do you think it is time for a meeting with senator sanders? >> i am certainly reaching out and our campaigns are talking to one another. i want to unify the party. >> you can see more of david muir's interview tomorrow at 7:00 a.m. on "good morning america" after the abc7
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morning news. in all six states held primaries tonight. clinton scored victories in new jersey, next and south dakota. sanders won in montana and clinton won in california. >> on the republican side donald trump is expected to win the projected in six states and has more than enough delegates to clinch the nomination. >> let's look at how people are voting in california. donald trump has 77% of the vote and kasich and cruz 11% and 8% are no longer running, but they withdrew too late to have their names removed from the ballot. >> and now let's go to cornell bernard. >> he is at a gop watch party. cornell? >> dan and ama, it is not always easy to find republicans in san francisco, but they gathered to watch donald trump and talk about party unity. >> this is $1 million for done trump. >> he is putting his funny money behind trump.
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the man he just voted for. >> he is no push over. when he wants something he goes for it. >> it was happening in the middle of democratic san francisco. even this dog wants to make america again. >> his name is lebron. he is a trump supporter big time. >> we expect our lead to continue to grow and grow substantially. >> donald trump thanked supporters in new york. many gop leaders in the bay area are looking for party unity. they say trump is their man. >> i believe at the end of the day we will be united against defeating hillary clinton. >> it is very disappointing. democracy is about conversation and it is not about attacking people. >> the republican national
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convention is about six weeks away. cornell bernard, abc7 news. >> cornell, thanks a lot. here is a map showing all of the primaries. california, montana, new jersey, new mexico and south dakota. as we said, he was not facing any competition. >> we want to move on to the race to replace barbara boxer. she is retiring after 24 years in office. >> that's right. based on the returns we have so far here is what we know. harris has 42% of the vote and sanchez has 16%. now this is an open primary race which means the voters can pick candidates from any party. the top two vote getters will advance to the general election and harris has already clinched one of the spots on the november ballot. that's why the red triangle is next to her name. >> and laura anthony is in san francisco tonight. >> camela harris spoke to her supporters not long ago. >> hi, dan. the party here is clearly over, but there was a
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celebration earlier tonight. camela harris has been the front runner and she has never really looked back. she came out after 10:00 this evening and speaking to her supporters in san francisco. she went for the district attorney to the office of attorney general of california. now it appears she has a good chance of becoming the second african-american woman to be a u.s. senator. >> we have run a campaign and we will continue to run a campaign that is about fighting for the ideals of our country and reminding folks of that great promise we articulated and we should be treated as equals. it will be about reminding people that we reject those people that talk about us versus them. we are going to win this u.s. senate seat because we are going up and down the state of of california and asking every voter and every place to come out and vote for us.
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>> now, that was congresswoman loretta sanchez. she looks to be the second place finisher and likely opposition for camela harris. they did not talk about harris by name, but she did try to present herself as the most experienced of the two. either way history will be made. two women of color, sanchez is the first latina senator if she were to win and there appears to be no republicans for the first time in the statewide election. no republicans on the california ballot. laura anthony, abc7 news. >> laura, thank you. much more election night coverage is ahead on abc7 news at 11:00. coming up, an election night deja vu. the hotlyonsted congressional race that is very familiar. >> and the growing backlash
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facing the bay area judge who gave a former sanford student six months in jail for sexual assault. >> i am meteorologist sandhya patel. gray skies and dampened ground. dampened ground. abc7 news at
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if you are just joining us, the newest development in the race for the white house. >> yes, just minutes ago bernie sanders addressed supporters to say he is continuing on with his campaign despite hillary clinton now becoming the presumptive democratic nominee. >> and the latest election results are rolling at the bottom of your screen there. and on our website abc7news.com/election. >> right now let's take a look at a hotly contested south bacon gretional race. south bay congressional race. >> mike honda won by less than
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5,000 votes. is a you can see this race is neck and neck still. 38% and 38%. >> let's get to lisa amin gulezian who is live at the headquarters in santa clara. lisa? >> hi, ama. the party is just now starting to wind down, but the san jose mayor was here and lots of supporters and volunteers were here to celebrate. it is really what a lot of people in the south bay expected for this race to come down to. he is appealing to a younger demographic and for those who want district 17 to be something different. >> let's send a message to this country that change is coming. it is coming from the heart of silicon valley and we are going to make our democracy what it should be.
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>> in san jose incumbent mike honda volunteers were working non-stop knocking on doors. abc7 was with honda this morning as he greeted with voters. the general votes are taking place tomorrow morning and his office sent out a statement saying, quote, honda will, quote, fight tooth and nail and to reality. he says he will take tomorrow off of campaigning and get back to work thursday morning. live in santa clara, lisa amin gulezian, abc7 news. >> lisa, thank you. let's move now to the only state proposition on the ballot jie. proposition 50 would allow the state legislature to suspend members without salary and benefits. right now it is winning with 77% of yes votes and 23% of precincts reporting. measure aa is on the ballot. that means a $12 a year parcel
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tax in nine bay area counties. >> a two-thirds vote is required and right now measure aa has 69% of the vote and again with two-thirds vote required. >> the fastest way to get results is download the abc7 gnaws app -- abc7 news app. >> turning to other news, in michigan at least five bicyclist are dead after a a group thatrash. goes on weekly ride in a township just south of grand rapid. the driver ran away after crash of police later caught and arrested him. witnesses say he was driving erratically just before the crash. new details on a crash that critically injured an 8-year-old girl. she was walking with her mother on saturday afternoon when her motorcyclist hit them. she went to the hospital with head injuries.
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today policed burgos on felony dui, hit-and-run and reckless driving charges. a full-fledged recall campaign has been launched to oust the judge who grave the stanford students six months in jail for sexual assault. hundreds of thousands have signed a change .org recall petition seeking to remove the judge who handed down a sentence for brock turner, a former stanford turner. a recall campaign has been lawfned and 70,000 -- launched and 70,000 signatured are needed. they believe a light sentence creates more trauma. >> to go through the offense and the trauma and the experience and then go through court to have that happen is like a second rape. >> the judge happens to be up for re-election, but did not appear on the ballot today because he is running unopposed. if the recall goes through he could be the first sitting judge to be removed from the bench in 20 years. tonight the san francisco fire department is trying to
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figure out how a woman bypassed an anti-theft system to steal a city ambulance this morning. she took the ambulance from paramedics who were responding to a call and she took it on a wild, out of control call and crashed on the bay bridge and it burst into flames. the woman was not hurt and was taken into custody a very strange incident today of. our weather, a little bit of a relief if you don't like the hot weather. >> it was a great day to go to the polls. a little mild and breezy. sandhya patel is here with the forecast. >> i think people voted in favor of the cooler weather. it was a natural ac that helped bring the temperatures down. and they will continue to do so. live doppler 7hd is showing how extensive the low clouds are. they pushed into san jose. the temperatures are in the 50s and the 60s. a live look from our abc7 news exploratorium camera.
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coit tower is in blue for election day and the warriors tomorrow night. we are the only station where you can watch the warriors take on the cavs out of cleveland, ohio. spotty drizzle and we are looking at a cooling trend through friday and warmer days for the upcoming weekend. overnight we will see the drizzle in spots for your morning commute. there will be damp roadways and overcast skies. just be careful out there. the visibility is down to four miles with slick spots for the morning commute. it may be a little slower than what you are normally used to. the temperatures in the 50s when you get going. you will need to bundle up and then for the afternoon it will be mild inland and temperatures coming down over today. 84 in antioch and 81 in fairfield and 80 in concord and liver nor and san jose. 69 in oakland and 64 in san francisco. low 70s san mateo and san rafael and 75 in napa. it will be breezy along the coast. low clouds will linger and high clouds filtering our sunshine.
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it will fee tire the continuation of our cooling trend. you will notice the low 60s to the low 80s and it will give way to further cooling and we bottom out in the upper 70s inland and upper 50s at the coastline. below average for this time of year. but no need to worry if you have pls for the upcoming weekend. we warm it back up. by monday we are looking at low 90s inland and mid60s at the coastline. the summer microclimates will be back in action and until then everyone enjoys the natural ac. ama and dan? >> the warriors of course also hit on the hardwood. >> and now they are taking on before earning enough cash back from bank of america
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warriors, right, are an amazing basketball team. >> and now their performance is worthy of a museum exhibit. they will open a new exhibit called war injure pride and oakland pride. >> these are pictures of the website. it honors last year's championship and this year's record breaking 73-year season with a signed jersey and signed basketball. the sneakers worn by some of the players. the exhibit opens on june 17th. if it goes our way they will have another ring to display. >> we are hoping for that. >> i was thinking about the side by side ring. what is steph curry expecting in game three of the finals? we'll hear from the mvp most are a slap fest. not this
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one. it's on. sports is next.
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abc7 sports is brought to you by riverwalk casino. >> the giants are back home pour an eight-game hole stand opening with a two-game mini series against the boston red sox and big papi. aye, papi. he is retiring at the end of the season. willie mccough vee and jake peavy and javier lopez. this gets out in a hurry. line drive to right. giants down 2-1. 3-2 giants. he grounds to crawford and
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thinks that is a double play. he missed him by that much. a run scores and they go to the extra top 10. a base hit off caw casilla who blows the save and the giants fall 5-3. a's and brewers and get your brawts here. a big, strong man who takes great pleasure in hitting bombs against the a's. they traded him away. a pair of homers. 15 and 16 for carter. a no-no until the seventh. billy butler ends that with a two-run jack. 5-2 brewers. top of nine and a's down and two outs and runner tees corners. they tie it and it is caught, ballgame. brewers were the winners. look out. he throws 99 and drills ma -- machado in the back and he
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connected with the over hand right. the benches empty. the o's win it 9-1 m nba the cavaliers thought they would make a statement this year in the nba finals and they have. they still are not as good as the warriors, not even close perhaps. the dubs up 2-0 and kevin love is questionable after taking a shot to the head. we sill see if they are reenergized. steph curry expecting best from a desperate squad. >> we know they will make adjustments and come out with a sense of urgency but we need the same mentality. if we are able to go up 3-0 that's a great position to be in. >> for sure. people usa is in chicago.

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